Litchfield, IL Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
84
Litchfield's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
38 out of 338
In Illinois
647 out of 6,399
In America
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Litchfield is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Litchfield, IL?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Litchfield has an overall cost of living index of 84 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Illinois, Litchfield has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Illinois's index of 98.

The standard of living in Litchfield ranks as #647 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Illinois. By definition, that implies Litchfield ranks as the #5,760 most expensive place in the Prairie State.

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Litchfield Cost Of Living Vs. Illinois

Living Expense Litchfield Illinois National Average
Overall 84 98 100
Services 105 98 100
Groceries 95 97 100
Health 104 100 100
Housing 47 95 100
Transportation 102 112 100
Utilities 89 97 100
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Litchfield Cost of Living Vs. IL

Litchfield, IL Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Illinois, so we broke down the statistics around housing costs into more detail. It's also important to consider median household incomes to make apples-to-apples comparisons across locations.

Home and income come data comes from the most recent US Census ACS 2014-2018.

$75,900
Median Home Value
$571
Median Rent
$50,368
Median Income
Statistic Litchfield Illinois United States
Median Home Value $75,900 $194,500 $217,500
Median Rent $571 $1,010 $1,062
Median Income $50,368 $65,886 $62,843
Home Value To Income 1.5x 3.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.14x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Litchfield Services Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Litchfield Illinois
Shampoo $0.89 $1.01
Movie $11.99 $10.72
Bowling $6.4 $13.86

Detailed Litchfield Groceries Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Litchfield Illinois
Ground Beef $3.69 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.4 $1.4
Milk $1.72 $1.96

Detailed Litchfield Health Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Litchfield Illinois
Haircut $10.71 $17.49
Beauty Salon $32.39 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.21 $2.32

Detailed Litchfield Transportation Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Litchfield Illinois
Potatoes $2.86 $3.18
Pizza $12.73 $10.39
Beer $8.22 $9.23
Optometrist $74.0 $106.34
Doctor $133.89 $115.25
Dentist $89.33 $98.38

Detailed Litchfield Utilities Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Litchfield Illinois
Gasoline $2.25 $2.59
Tire Balancing $48.87 $48.9
All Electricity $159.87 $167.6
Phone $23.34 $163.42

Litchfield SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
3
Affordability
9.5
Diversity
4
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
8.5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Litchfield

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Litchfield
Edwardsville, IL 25,171 98 1.2x
Swansea, IL 13,851 95 1.1x
Shiloh, IL 13,482 100 1.2x
Chatham, IL 13,072 100 1.2x
Glen Carbon, IL 12,569 99 1.2x
Troy, IL 10,336 93 1.1x
Bethalto, IL 9,284 89 1.1x
Mascoutah, IL 8,245 94 1.1x
Maryville, IL 7,953 98 1.2x
Hillsboro, IL 6,402 87 1.0x

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